Mental health crisis lines

If urgent support is required please find below the relevant crisis lines for every borough in London.

Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

An Open Access 24/7 Telephone Hub available for all ages has been established with the following telephone number: 0800 1510 023.  This covers Barnet, Enfield, Haringey, Camden and Islington.

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Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

If you live in Hillingdon, Harrow, Brent, City of Westminster or Kensington and Chelsea and need help in a mental health crisis contact 0800 0234 650.

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East London NHS Foundation Trust’

If you need urgent help with your mental health, here are some of the options available to you. Services below operate 24/7:

  • If you live in City & Hackney call 0800 073 0006
  • If you live in Newham call 0800 073 0066
  • If you live in Tower Hamlets call 0800 073 0003

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North East London NHS Trust

The service is called Mental Health Direct, available to those who live in Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge and Waltham Forest. This is a 24/7 crisis service: 0800 995 1000

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Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust

The crisis line is a 24hr telephone service for residents of Bexley, Bromley and Greenwich who may be experiencing a mental health crisis: 0800 330 8590

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South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

If you live in Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham or Southwark call 0800 731 2864 to speak to their mental health crisis line.

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South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust

If you need mental health support in a crisis and live in Kingston upon Thames, Merton, Richmond upon Thames, Sutton or Wandsworth you can call their 24/7 Mental Health Support Line on 0800 028 8000 which offers emotional support and advice to people who are affected by urgent mental health issues.

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West London NHS Trust

For those who live in  Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham and Hounslow the Trust has a local urgent community mental health function 24/7, open access and available for all ages: 0800 3284 444

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